The deadline for disclosing your offshore accounts under the IRS’ amnesty program has been extended from August 31st to September 9th. Interestingly, the extension applies to everybody, not just those who may be affected by the destruction of Irene. Various forms of tax relief are typically offered to disaster victims and details are typically postedhere. The IRS has not yet updated this page to reflect the recent activity of Hurricane Irene, but keep checking back because information is sure to come. The IRS normally has to assess the situation and determine who should qualify for relief.